Nitzan Shaer

CEO


 

Nitzan Shaer is co-founder and CEO of WEVO, a firm that leverages machine learning and customer insight to help marketers optimize website conversion - in days rather than months.

Previously, Nitzan was the co-founder and Managing Partner at High Start Group, a product innovation consulting firm which was twice awarded 'Fastest Growing Company' by Inc. 5000.  Prior to High Start Group, Nitzan founded and led the Mobile Group at Skype, bringing Skype to mobile phones in over 126 countries, and later selling the company to eBay.  While at Microsoft, Nitzan managed the development of three new products.  Nitzan also served as an Entrepreneur in Residence at Flybridge Capital Partners. 

Nitzan is an active angel investor, and served as board member at multiple companies.  He is a frequent speaker on digital marketing, mobile commerce and product innovation.  In addition to his business endeavors, Nitzan serves as a board member at Boston Cares, the largest volunteer organization in New England.  He is a mentor and judge at the MIT business competitions, Tech Stars and was awarded the 40 under 40 designation by BBJ

A former Captain in the Israel Air Force, Nitzan was first in his class at the Air Force Academy, is an honors graduate of Technion, and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.